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UCAS CODE: Q300

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    19-SEP-22

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This modern degree leads to a range of career paths. Differing from traditional approaches to English, you’ll study and analyse literary texts within the context of the media and learn to write creatively and professionally for a variety of audiences.Why study English at BU?- Tailor your degree including options to study both creative or traditional units and discover the latest developments in digital media and new media storytelling. - Showcase your writing to industry professionals through BU's annual Fresher Writing Prize and New Media Writing Prize competitions - Put theory into practice during a four-week or 30-week placement with organisations such as Penguin Books, BBC, Pinewood Studios, Touch Press and the Football Foundation - Develop a range of subject-specific and transferable skills which can open the door to an exciting range of career possibilities or further study - Benefit from industry speakers sharing their writing experiences – previous guests include Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes and Stella Wisdom from the British Library- This course received an impressive 96% satisfaction rating from our final year students. You’ll be able to choose from our list of units, picking a topic in each year that particularly appeals to you, and curating your own personal journey and skillset. If your passion is creative writing, you’ll get the chance to choose options related to this field, that give you a taste of what writing professionally would be like.

Application deadline

15 January

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University information

Bournemouth University

  • University League Table

    68th

  • Campus address

    Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, Poole, BH12 5BB, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    43rd out of 100 21

  • Entry standards

    / Max 206
    111 54%

    51st

    5
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    78 78%

    8th

    70
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.21 84%

    28th

    1

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